- Job posted on: 24th Nov 2023
- Applications close:
QDN is a member based representative body of over 2000 people with disability and their supporters. Our vision is that people with disability are active and valued citizens of Queensland. Our mission is to empower people with disability to be fully included as citizens in the social and economic life of the community.
QDN’s work is centred around a strong state-wide network of people with disability across Queensland, to inform, connect, lead and influence change to deliver an inclusive Queensland community.
QDN exists to:
QDN undertakes systemic advocacy and policy work, runs an industry consulting practice (QDeNgage), and delivers funded projects, all aligned with QDN’s vision, mission, values and principles.
The Administration Officer reports directly to the Office Manager, note there will be times when this position is supervised for certain program specific tasks by the relevant project manager.
This position works as part of a team where interdependencies and collaboration with colleagues, QDN members and internal and external stakeholders are critical to the successful delivery of projects, services and activities.
The appointee is accountable for providing administrative support to the organisation, team and members of QDN. This role is the critical first point of contact for members and stakeholders into QDN and is responsible for defined deliverables across administrative functions and projects.
The appointee will work within the requirements of relevant legislation including the Queensland Human Rights Act, and QDN’s Quality System, demonstrate commitment to continuous improvement and contribute to internal and external auditing processes as required under ISO9001.
Fulfil this role in accordance with QDN’s policies and procedures, and:
Qualifications and/or relevant experience in the areas of office are required.
The position is an office-based position in Brisbane.
QDN operates under the Social, Community, Home Care and Disability Services Industry Award 2010 and the position is paid as a Social and Community Services Employee, Level 2.1, for a 15.2 hour work week (Wednesday & Thursday from 9am to 5pm)
A probation period of six months applies.
The appointee must have the ability to gain a cleared National Police History Check and possess a current Queensland Driver’s Licence.
As a disability services organisation, QDN has a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy for staff, paid contractors, and volunteers, in compliance with the Queensland Government’s Workers in a Healthcare Setting (COVID-19 Vaccination Requirements) Direction. Evidence of vaccination will need to be provided prior to appointment.
The appointee must ensure that they hold and keep current the required registration to perform in the role (e.g. yellow, AHPRA, driver’s licence) and advise QDN of any change in circumstances that may impact on the continuation of their registration or licence.
To apply for the position of Administration Officer, you will need to submit:
Please refer to our website for an overview of the services QDN provides.
Some screening and/or licences are required to fulfil the role as per the list below.
*As per latest definitions by the Australian Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation (ATAGI), or who have a medical exemption based on ATAGI guidelines.